San Francisco's Union Square welcomes largest urban shopping center west of the Mississippi

San Francisco's Union Square, already a world-renowned shopping mecca, is celebrating the grand opening of the newly expanded Westfield San Francisco Centre. Check out the latest trends and hippest fashions dominating mainstream America at the largest urban shopping center west of the Mississippi.

16th annual Autumn Moon Festival returns to San Francisco's Chinatown

Though still relatively new to the US, Moon Festival celebrations have been held throughout Asia for well over 1,000 years, and San Francisco's Autumn Moon Festival has been Chinatown's best-attended annual event for several years running. A significant holiday on the Chinese (lunar) calendar, the Moon Festival is a time to reflect upon the bounty of the summer harvest, the fullness of the moon, and the myth of the immortal moon goddess, Chang O, who lives in the moon.